Artificial Intelligence Helps the Blind 'See' Facebook

Originally published at: Artificial Intelligence Helps the Blind ‘See’ Facebook | NVIDIA Technical Blog

Today, Facebook introduced a new feature that automatically generates text descriptions of pictures using advanced object recognition technology. Until now, people using screen readers would only hear the name of the person who shared the photo, followed by the term “photo” when they came upon an image in News Feed. Now they will get a…